National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth Scholarship

Scholarship Name: National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth  Scholarship
Scholarship Description: Scholarship offered by the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth to high school and college students.
Award Amount: $2,000.00/trip
Number of Scholarships: At least two (2) awards
Application Required: Yes
Official Transcript Required:
References and Letter of Recommendations Required: At least one (1) letter of recommendation
Interview Required: N/A
Original Essay Required: Yes
Additional Requirements and Information: 1) Must be currently homeless or have been homeless during applicant’s K-12 school years; 2) Must not be older than twenty-one (21) years of age as of September 1, 2016; 3) Must not have completed more than two (2) academic years of college as of September 1, 2016; 4) Transcript(s) required; 5) Unofficial transcript(s) accepted.


• Scholarships will be awarded on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at the NAEHCY conference in Orlando, Florida. Scholarship winners receive an all-expense paid trip to the conference to receive their awards.

• While the scholarship is a one time award, additional financial support may be available for recipients in subsequent years.

Renewable: N/A
Term: N/A
State: Nationwide
Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply): Online application
Additional Applicant Requirements: May be a graduating high school senior, high school graduate, GED recipient or current college student
Category (Select all that apply): Age, Need-based, Merit-based, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities
Web Site:
Point of Contact:
P.O. Box 26274
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55426
Attn: Barb Dexter
Telephone: (866) 862-2562


Deadline: June 17, 2016 (NLT 5 p.m. EDT) (receipt date)

Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).